Hummingbirds: a Life-size Guide to Every Species provides a visually stunning tour of the Trochilidae
, broader in scope than anything else out there, yet with a sufficient amount of detail in the species accounts to inform and delight the general reader.
Relatively few studies report nest material kleptoparasitism in neotropical birds despite the region's high avian diversity; reports of the behavior are available from Trochilidae
(Skutch 1931, Haverschmidt 1952; F.
Common name Scientific name Doves Columbidae Laughing Dove Streptopelia senegalensis Hummingbirds Trochilidae
Long-billed Hermit Phaethornis longirostris Long-billed Hermit P.